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Titanium Dioxide/Zinc Oxide Sunscreen (Code C62540)

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Preferred Name: Titanium Dioxide/Zinc Oxide Sunscreen

Definition: A sunscreen formulated with titanium dioxide and zinc oxide with broad UV spectrum protecting activity. Upon topical application, titanium dioxide and zinc oxide reflect and block both UVA and UVB ultraviolet light rays, thereby protecting the skin against UVA and UVB radiation that causes sunburn, premature aging of the skin, skin cancer, and other skin damage. SPF30 and SPF60 contain 5% titanium dioxide and zinc oxide, and 7.5% titanium dioxide and zinc, oxide respectively.

Display Name: Titanium Dioxide/Zinc Oxide Sunscreen

Label: Titanium Dioxide/Zinc Oxide Sunscreen

NCI Thesaurus Code: C62540 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C1831938  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Titanium Dioxide/Zinc Oxide Sunscreen
titanium dioxide/zinc oxide sunscreen cream SPF 60
Vanicream Sunscreen SPF 60

External Source Codes: 
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 500066
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 500066 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)
UMLS CUI C1831938

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
code C62540
Contributing_Source CTRP
Legacy_Concept_Name Titanium_Dioxide_Zinc_Oxide_Sunscreen
Semantic_Type Pharmacologic Substance

Additional Concept Data: 
Defined Fully by Roles: No  

URL: https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ConceptReport.jsp?dictionary=NCI_Thesaurus&code=C62540

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